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1. roast

verb. ['ˈroʊst'] cook with dry heat, usually in an oven.

Synonyms

  • cook

Antonyms

  • attend
  • increased

Etymology

  • rosten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rostir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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2. roast

noun. ['ˈroʊst'] a piece of meat roasted or for roasting and of a size for slicing into more than one portion.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • lamb roast
  • pork roast
  • rib roast
  • roast lamb
  • veal roast
  • joint
  • cut of meat
  • roast pork
  • blade roast
  • standing rib roast
  • rump roast
  • roast veal
  • pot roast
  • beef roast
  • roast beef

Antonyms

  • switch on
  • strengthen
  • malfunction
  • undiluted

Etymology

  • rosten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rostir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. roast

verb. ['ˈroʊst'] subject to laughter or ridicule.

Synonyms

  • lampoon
  • bemock
  • tease
  • laugh at
  • rib
  • satirise
  • debunk
  • jest at
  • stultify
  • make fun
  • blackguard
  • mock
  • guy
  • satirize
  • expose
  • ridicule

Antonyms

  • unabridged
  • unmown
  • untrimmed
  • presence

Etymology

  • rosten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rostir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. roast

adjective. ['ˈroʊst'] (meat) cooked by dry heat in an oven.

Synonyms

  • cooked

Antonyms

  • thicken
  • inflate

Etymology

  • rosten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rostir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. roast

noun. ['ˈroʊst'] negative criticism.

Synonyms

  • criticism
  • knock

Antonyms

  • increase
  • lengthen
  • expand

Etymology

  • rosten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rostir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. beef

noun. ['ˈbiːf'] cattle that are reared for their meat.

Synonyms

  • Bos taurus
  • longhorn
  • Texas longhorn
  • Durham
  • black Angus
  • Charolais
  • cattle
  • Angus
  • kine
  • Galloway
  • cows
  • Santa Gertrudis
  • Aberdeen Angus
  • whiteface
  • cattalo
  • oxen
  • beef cattle
  • shorthorn
  • beefalo

Antonyms

  • adorned
  • fancy
  • pretentious
  • complex

7. beef

noun. ['ˈbiːf'] meat from an adult domestic bovine.

Synonyms

  • kine
  • Bos taurus
  • hamburger
  • oxen
  • bully beef
  • beef loin
  • boeuf
  • corned beef
  • pastrami
  • ground beef
  • cows
  • cattle
  • cut of beef
  • corn beef

Antonyms

  • sunniness
  • good-humoredness
  • good-naturedness
  • good-humouredness

8. beef

noun. ['ˈbiːf'] informal terms for objecting.

Synonyms

  • objection
  • kick
  • bitch
  • gripe

Antonyms

  • unobvious
  • impure
  • patterned
  • indirect

9. beef

verb. ['ˈbiːf'] complain.

Synonyms

  • sound off
  • complain
  • crab
  • kvetch
  • kick
  • quetch
  • grouse
  • bitch
  • holler
  • plain
  • bellyache
  • gripe

Antonyms

  • good-temperedness
  • uncheerful
  • disposition
  • cheerless

Example sentences of the word roast-beef


1. Noun Phrase
If you are concerned about the fat intake, omit the gravy and serve the roast beef with roasted or steamed vegetables, or a salad with a light dressing.

2. Noun Phrase
Rump roasts can be braised or roasted and are often sliced thin for roast beef sandwiches in delis and restaurants.

3. Noun Phrase
* Pizza: Low-fat cottage cheese or mozzarella cheese + tomato sauce + a sprinkle of parmesan cheese, microwaved until melty&nbsp*za:* Low-fat cottage cheese or mozzarella cheese + tomato sauce + a sprinkle of parmesan cheese, microwaved until melty 

4.
Noun Phrase
If you prefer beef, opt for well-cooked tender
roast beef** with roasted skinless new potatoes and 1/2 cup of white rice on the side.

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